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Detlev Foth

 (born 1959)
Detlev Foth is active/lives in Germany.  Detlev Foth is known for painting.

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Detlev Foth


Detlev Foth, an important painter between expressive figuration and abstraction, was born in 1959 in Münster in Westphalia.  As a young man he worked together with Kurt Link, who worked as an artist in Dusseldorf. Detlev Foth studied at the Düsseldorf Art Academy from 1979 on.  His teachers included Luise Kimme, Bernard Luthi, Siegfried Cremer, Tony Cragg, Walter Biemel and Rolf Sackville. 

In his paintings, Detlev Foth is between abstract and figurative expressionism.  With impasto, gestural brush strokes he locates his landscape paintings and architecture images in this border area.  Although the paintings remain with a few exceptions representational, the motifs play with abstraction in different de  ...  Displaying 750 of 1720 characters.



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About  Detlev Foth

Born:  1959 - Munster, Westfalia, Germany
Known for:  painting